Tag: car accident

‘Superhero’ 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina

BY LUIS ANDRES HENAO BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Being born without fingers can be tough for any child. Getting new ones – especially red and blue superhero themed digits – has made 8-year-old Kaori Misue a vibrant playground star. Flexing her wrist muscles to bend the plastic fingers, she can work with tape and stickers at an arts and crafts class. She can ride a bike, skip a rope and bake pastries with her mom. Her amazed friends have even begged to borrow the 3D printed hand, which looks a little like a cheerily colored Transformers toy strapped to...

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Vehicle Blaze under investigation

Weslaco (KFXV) – Authorities are investigating a blaze that happened after a vehicle collision in Weslaco. The accident happened to near mile 12 1/2 and FM 2015 in the north side of the city on Saturday evening. According to the Weslaco fire department, upon arrival firefighters found a vehicle completely engulfed in flames on the roadway. A bystander pulled the driver out of the vehicle before emergency crews arrived at the scene. Only minor injuries were...

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One Dead in Car Accident

San Benito (KFXV) — One man is dead after a two car accident. The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatal crash that occurred today at approximately 7:15 A.M. On FM 345 (Sam Houston) and Bean Road. Police say an SUV lost control, veered into a car. Both drivers were taken to hospital. 54 year old, Alonzo Barrientos Garza of Rio Hondo, the driver of the car, died at the hospital. Texas Highway Patrol will continue to investigate the fatal...

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Man Who Crashed Into House Under Arrest

Weslaco (KFXV) — A man who crashed into a home is now under arrest. The accident happened Sunday morning near the intersection of 18th Street and Bridge Ed. One of three passengers, identified as 19-year-old Juan Espinoza died at the scene while the other two were hospitalized. The driver was arrested today after being released from the hospital and will be facing charges for intoxication...

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Gonzalez Elementary loses power because of car accident

Brownsville (KFXV) – Electrical services are now restored after in an elementary school loses power because of a car accident. The accident happened on Jaime Zapata street around 11 this morning. Emergency personnel and local authorities responded to the scene we’re Gonzalez Elementary School was without lights along with several businesses and homes in the area. Luckily no one was hurt in the...

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